The Importance of Being Earnest
Join us as we ask, "Who really wears the pants in 19th century England?"
At every other performance, the entire cast switches genders & roles.
March 5th through 24th, 2019
Tuesdays to Sundays at 7pm
Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays are traditional casting.
Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays are reversed.
A.R.T./New York Theatres
502 W 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019
Artistic Director: Stephen Burdman**
Algernon/Cecily: Ademide Akintilo•
Gwendolen/Jack: Kristen Calgaro•+
Cecily/Algernon: Connie Castanzo•+
Lady Bracknell/Merriman: Kate Goehring•
Merriman/Lady Bracknell: John Michalski•+
Jack/Gwendolen: Jed Peterson•
Miss Prism/Chasuble: Tina Stafford•
Chasuble/Miss Prism: Clay Storseth•+
Production Stage Manager:
Assistant Stage Manager: Rachael Gass•
This production is being staged in our signature Panoramic Theatre style, and the audience will move 2x during the performance--once for each scene change.
Approximate runtime: 2 hours including the 2 five minute breaks for scene change movement.
If you need assistance reserving your seat, call OvationTix customer service toll-free: 866-811-4111. 9am - 9pm Monday to Friday and 10am - 9pm Saturday to Sunday (Eastern Time).
Production Designer: Maddie Peterson
Lighting Designer: Driscoll Otto
Casting Director: Stephanie Klapper***+
Voice/Speech Coach: Joan Melton+
Movement Coach: Andrea Andresakis
• Actors' Equity Association
**Stage Directors & Choreographers Society
***Casting Society of America
+Associate Artist of New York Classical Theatre